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2017 Summer Intensive Sites

New YorkAlabamaTexasCalifornia
 

Tuition Information: Tuition for each Summer Intensive varies by location and duration. Specific amounts are listed below by site. Tuition may be paid by credit card or personal check in two installments: half when enrolling and the other half by May 1, 2017. Please do not send room and board payments to ABT. Information on when and where to send room and board payments will be sent to enrolled students in a student handbook.
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New York Summer Intensive
Artistic Director, Kate Lydon
At the New York Summer Intensive, students will enjoy five weeks of classes in the ABT studios at Broadway and 19th Street near Union Square. The New York site is geared toward advanced dancers, ages 12-22, and continues to be our longest, most challenging program. Supervised housing is not available in New York. The New York site will continue to hold separate technique classes for men and will focus on the key elements of the ABT National Training Curriculum for ballet technique. Students will have the opportunity to perform ABT repertory in a final performance. Special ABT guest teachers in New York will include Kevin McKenzie and ABT Ballet Masters.

Program Dates: June 26 – July 28, 2017
Location: American Ballet Theatre
890 Broadway, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10003
(212) 477-3030 x3416
Tuition: $2800
Ages: 12-22
Housing Resource: 2016 NY Housing List

Alabama Summer Intensive
This three-week program is held in collaboration with the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. Students will stay in dormitories on the beautiful University of Alabama campus while studying with Artistic Coordinator Carla Stallings Lippert and celebrated ABT faculty. A final performance will be held featuring ABT repertory at the Moody Music Concert Hall. The Tuscaloosa site is geared toward strengthening and refining technique for intermediate and advanced dancers, ages 11-17.
For additional information regarding the Alabama Intensive, please visit:
http://theatre.ua.edu/department/dance-b-a/abt/.
 
Program Dates: July 3 – July 22, 2017
Dorm Check-in: July 2, 2017 (9am-2pm, Mandatory 4pm Orientation)
Final Showcase: July 22, 2017 (12pm & 1:30pm)
Dorm Check-out: July 22, 2017 (following the 1:30pm Showcase)
Location: University of Alabama
Department of Theater and Dance
Box 870239
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
(205) 348-5283
Tuition: $1300
Room/Board: $1650
Day Student Fee: $600 (only applies to dancers not staying in the dorms)
Day Student Meal Card: TBD (three meals per day)
Day Student Lunch Card: TBD
Ages: 11-17

Texas Summer Intensive
ABT and The University of Texas at Austin collaborate on this four-week intensive. The Texas Summer Intensive is geared toward strengthening and refining technique for intermediate and advanced dancers, ages 12-18. Students will have the opportunity to study with Artistic Coordinator Wes Chapman and celebrated ABT faculty. The experience will culminate in a final performance of ABT repertory. For additional information, visit the University of Texas website at www.utabt.org.

Program Dates: July 3 – July 28, 2017
Dorm Check-in: July 2, 2017
Dorm Check-out: July 28 (evening) and July 29 (morning)
Location: University of Texas at Austin
300 East 23rd Street
Austin, TX 78712
(512) 232-7099
Tuition: $1600
Room/Board: $2250
Day Student Fee: $600
Ages: 12-18

California Summer Intensive
ABT and the Segerstrom Center for the Arts work together to bring you this program located in the beautiful facilities on the campus of the University of California, Irvine. Students attending this program are encouraged to stay in the dormitories on campus where there will also be a final performance of ABT repertory. The California Summer Intensive is aimed at giving advanced students, ages 12-18, a chance to train in an intensive environment with ABT’s expert faculty as a preparation for their fall terms. For more information regarding the University of California, Irvine campus, visit www.arts.uci.edu.

Program Dates: July 24 - August 11, 2017
Dorm Check-in: July 23, 2017
Location:

University of California, Irvine
300 Mesa Arts Building
Irvine, CA 92697
(714) 556-2121 x4210 Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Tuition: $1400
Room/Board: $1950
Day Student Fee: $650 (only applies to dancers not staying in the dorms)
Day Student Lunch Card: TBD
Ages: 12-18